Published On: Fri, Oct 24th, 2014

Best Hotels in Dharamshala

 

A charming hill station home to the revered Dalai Lama, Dharamshala is one of the most popular pilgrimage centers in the country. The hill station is located on the foothills of the Dhauladhar ranges and is home to dense jungles of deodar and pine forests, tea gardens and rustic villages. Dharmshala is an excellent holiday spot for travellers looking to get away from the bustling city life and enjoy some peace and quiet. The major sightseeing spots in Dharamshala are Kangra Art Museum, Dal Lake, Tatwani & Machhrial, The Shrine of Bhagsunath and Kunal Pathri. The nearest airport to Dharamshala is Kangra Airport, located 12 km from the town center. Dharamshala can be reached by surface transport from Shimla, Manali, Dehradun and Chandigarh. There are several accommodation options in Dharamshala, most of which are centered around the main bus stand. In the rare cases the hotels in the main town are sold out, head to the smaller towns of Bhagsu and Dharamkot. These are quieter than the main town and offer plethora of interesting hotels and home stays. Travellers looking for some peace and quiet can look for a Dharamshala hotel on Jogirba road with a view of the mountains. If you are planning for an extended stay try to look for a cheap hotel in Yongling stairs, there are plenty of hotels with beautiful views. Here are the top Dharamshala hotels that offer clean, comfortable rooms at reasonable rates.Dharamshala Hotels

Pong View Hotel

A reasonably priced budget hotel in Dharmshala that offers spacious rooms with good view of the surrounding mountains. The hotel is a little far from the main main market so it is ideal for travellers with their own vehicle. The major advantage of the hotel is that its away from the hustle and bustle of the crowded market area. There is no in house restaurant at this hotel but guests will be served food in their rooms.

WelcomHeritage Grace Cottage Hotel

A beautiful property with friendly staff and modern amenities. This is a centrally located hotels in Dharamshala, just a few minutes from the main market. The building is around 200 years old and is a heritage property that houses relics from the British Raj era. There is an in house restaurant but there are plenty of dining options in the area. All the rooms in the hotel have beautiful views of the Kangra Valley.

Villa Paradiso

Located right at the corner of Jogiwara road, this is a 3 star property that offers modern amenities in a classy ambiance. The staff is polite and more than willing to assist you. The rooms are spacious and offer good views of the mountains. Being located at the intersection of a road, it can get a little noisy at times. Make sure to book a room facing away from the road. Also, this Dharamshala hotels are located on the bottom of the Mcleodganj hill so it is a rather steep uphill trek to visit the markets.

Surya Kumar

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- Surya Kumar is a traveler who likes to share his experiences. All the articles published by him will help you understand India better and answer all your holiday queries regarding, India Hotels, India Holidays, India Tours, India Holiday Packages Find tourist info on travel packages, travel destination, and much more.